Category Archives: Election

Election Result – Lost By 14 Votes

I have lost the election by 14 votes. I would like to congratulate the three Conservative Candidates who will now represent Pocklington Provincial for the next 4 years. I would like to thank everyone who voted for me and the … Continue reading

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Please Remember To Vote

Every four years residents are given the opportunity to elect those who they want to represent them at ERYC. Today is election day. In Pocklington Provincial residents can vote for up to three candidates. Please remember to vote.

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ERYC 2019 Election Prediction

Many are asking what is my opinion as to the outcome of next Thursdays ERYC election. Predicted Seats After Thursday I believe the 67 seats will be: Conservative – 37 Independent 16 Labour – 4 Liberal Democrat – 10 Current … Continue reading

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Evidence Confirms Hustings Breach Statute

As Caroline Lacey, ERYC Chief Executive, has failed to responded to Email Confirms Council Resources Used For Hustings I publish the email below. Fact 1 – This confirms that Pocklington Town Council breached statute by using Council resources for a … Continue reading

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Email Confirms Council Resources Used For Hustings

With both ERYC Head of Legal Mathew Buckley and ERYC Returning Officer and Chief Executive Caroline Lacey  remaining silent, I now offer them a clue. To unequivoally confirm that Pocklington Town Council (PTC)/Town Mayor Councillor Dean Hodgson have used Council … Continue reading

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Spot The Conservative Election Boards

It was drawn to my attention that the Conservative Party, known in the East Riding as “Local Conservatives”, are desperate for sites to display their election boards as per the norm across the countryside. It appears their requests are being … Continue reading

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What Is The Purpose of ERYC And Councillors?

As we are into election season this simple question needs answering – What is the purpose of ERYC and Councillors? The purpose of ERYC, like all local authorities, is to do as a collective what the individual cannot; provide services … Continue reading

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Pocklington Hustings – Buckley Corrupt Or Incompetent

In response to PTC Mayor Acting Beyond Legal Powers ERYC Head of Legal Mathew Buckley claims “I cannot see an issue with this”. I ask everyone to read the following and then decide is Buckley corrupt or incompetent? Please read … Continue reading

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PTC Mayor Acting Beyond Legal Powers

By organising a hustings on Thursday 25 April at the Arts Centre Pocklington Town Council (PTC) Mayor Councillor Dean Hodgson has acted beyond his legal powers. Please read Hodgson – Strangeway Emails Independent ERYC Candidate Ruth Strangeway drew my attention … Continue reading

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Team Strangeway – Leaflet Delivery Completed

As ERYC sent out postal votes yesterday I am pleased to confirm that Team Strangeway will complete leaflet distribution today. Leaflets Delivered To Remote Farms Pocklington Provinicial is a fantastic Ward to represent. I would like to thank a great … Continue reading

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